Certificate in Youth Arts Now Open for Applications


The Youth Arts Programme is now accepting applications for the 2013/2014 Certificate in Youth Arts with a final closing date for applications of Friday 20 September.

Please see to download the Certificate Prospectus which includes detail of content and dates. The application process and downloadable application form can also be found here.

NYCI’s Certificate in Youth Arts course is the only one of its kind in Ireland. It is a part time, year long university accredited course of study in Irish Youth Arts Practice managed and delivered by the Arts Programme at NYCI. (Accrediting body: NUI Maynooth, Dept of Applied Social Studies).

The Certificate aims at introducing those working in the non-formal education sector to the concepts, principles and practice of youth arts using a context and practice approach.

The course is delivered in a series of modules via a mix of presentations, group discussion, small group work, personal assignments, guest expert inputs and site visits.